annual York US30 Dragway reunion will be held
in conjunction with the Second Edition York Nostalgia Weekend at
the Eastern Museum of Motor Racing and the historic Latimore
Valley Fairgrounds on July 7-8, 2017, all part of York US30
features a World Champions Weekend with Dave Strickler Day on
Friday, July 7th paying tribute to Dave Strickler of
York, PA who was crowned Super Stock World Champion during his
storied career. Dave passed on at an early age but his memory
lives on with the Old Reliable Chevrolets from the renowned
Ammon R. Smith Auto Co. dealership at 201 Carlisle Avenue. His
many contributions to the sport of drag racing will be
highlighted and remembered during this special event and his
wife Susan and the Strickler family will be honored during the
highlight of the event will be the celebration of the 50th
Anniversary of the World Championships achieved by George
Cureton and Ed Miller at the NHRA World Finals at Tulsa,
Oklahoma in 1967. Cureton from Bear, Delaware and Miller from
Chesapeake, Virginia will be on hand with individual displays of
their achievements during their racing careers and displaying
one of their race cars.
of drag racing to join the event will be Arnie “The Farmer”
Beswick along with one of his outstanding “Flying Farmer”
entries. Ohio “George” Montgomery famous for his Malco gassers
and Al Joniec renowned for his potent Ford race cars will
conduct an engine seminar from 10 a.m. until noon on Saturday.
Bruce Larson and his USA-1 Camaro, Bob McClurg of Super Stock &
Drag Illustrated fame plus a host of others will also be on
Legion of Honor awards will be presented at 5 p.m. on Friday to
nine deserving recipients, to be announced on February 10th.
Glory Days cruise-in will be held at the Latimore Valley
Fairgrounds on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The Fairlane Club
of America will present a special display at the Fairgrounds on
concludes on Sunday, July 9th with the presentation
of the York Nostalgia Nationals at
Dragway in Beaver Springs, PA.
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